The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 3:
Atlas of the World


Hovedbiblioteket, Aarhus
30 September 2011
Curated w/Kristian Handberg

He had brought a large map representing the sea,
Without the least vestige of land:
And the crew were much pleased when they found it to be
A map they could all understand.


From The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carroll.

Inspired by the words of the famous English author, The Piccadilly Exhibition Company has put together their own Atlas of the World - a series of works, which presents widely different artistic approaches to maps, map-making and the history of cartography. The exhibition is published as a collection of reproductions in collaboration with the art periodical ARK.

Participating artists
Søren Assenholt, Jan Bäcklund, Stan Ejsing, Kristian Handberg, Åse Eg Jørgensen, Morten Ernlund Jørgensen, Lasse Krog Møller, Peter Ole Pedersen, Jonas Pihl.

The publication has been selected as Best Book Craftmansship of the Year 2011 in the category "Periodical".

Visit the periodical ARK at www.arkmappen.dk